5th International Conference on Economic Analysis of Litigation: Call for Papers

Call for Papers. Submission Deadline: March 15, 2018.


The aim of the conference is to bring together economists and lawyers to discuss the problems of courts’ functioning and the litigation process.

Call for Papers

The organizing committee encourages submissions of both theoretical and empirical works, especially in the following topics:

  • Judicial Institutions and the economy
  • Judicial Performance
  • Courts’ Organization
  • Judicial Decision-Making
  • Litigation Process
  • Comparative Judicial Systems

For paper submissions or any further information contact Alexander J. Wulf (alexander.wulf(at)

Submission deadline: March 15, 2018. Notification of acceptance: April 15, 2018.

A selection of presented papers will be published in the European Journal of Law and Economics.

Scientific Committee

Giuseppe Di Vita, Florian Faust, Alessandro Melcarne, Giovanni B. Ramello, Hans-Bernd Schäfer, Stefan Voigt, Alexander J. Wulf.

Download Call for Papers (pdf)

Keynote Speaker

J. Mark Ramseyer, Harvard Law School.


Giovanni B. Ramello, Hans-Bernd Schäfer, Alexander J. Wulf.

Attendance and Fee

  • € 150 per person (regular fee)
  • € 100 per person (PhD students)

Conference Registration Deadline

May 1, 2018. To register for the conference, please contact Alexander J. Wulf at alexander.wulf(at)